General Information

One of the ten largest, female-only half marathons in the US.  Known for competitive fields, fast course, superb Expo and a post-race party!  34 states were represented in 2019. 

General Race Information

  • Packet Pick up will be held on both Friday afternoon in Michael Carroll Stadium (east side of the stadium, behind the scoreboard) on the IUPUI Campus, in downtown Indianapolis (4:00 pm-8:00 pm) and on Race Day (6:00 am- 7:30 am)

  • Gear check may be available inside Michael Carroll Stadium on the IUPUI Campus near the Finish Line. COVID-19 restrictions may force us to not have a gear check option. NOTE:  The event organizers will not be responsible for checked bags & lost items.

  • Time requirements for the half marathon and the 5K is 4 hours.

  • Headphones and iPods: we strongly recommend these or other audio items NOT be used due to the safety of yourself and the other participants. Please ensure that you are able to hear those around you.

  • Pacers: The Indy Women's Half offers a great group of experienced pacers who can help you reach your goals! We have pacers available at the following times: 1:40, 1:45. 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00. Click here to meet the 2021 team.

  • Photographs will be taken along the course and at the finish line.

  • CANCELLATION: Event management, along with the City of Indianapolis, has the authority to cancel or delay the event for any reason due to extreme weather, accidents, city emergency, health risks, etc.  In the event of cancellation, the race will not be rescheduled and refunds will not be issued. (For 2021 ONLY-Should the event  be forced to cancel due to City or State COVID-19 Health & Safety guidelines, 2021 registrations may be subject to deferrals, virtual option transfers, or refunds. )

  • Age Limits: Half-Marathon participants must be 10 years and older. The 5K is open to participants of all ages, including kiddos in strollers!

  • All registered participants will receive an event shirt, goodie bag and all finishers will receive a custom-designed medal.